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Becaplermin

Description

Becaplermin a recombinant human platelet-derived growth factor (rhPDGF-BB) for topical administration. Becaplermin has biological activity similar to that of endogenous platelet-derived growth factor, which includes promoting the chemotactic recruitment and proliferation of cells involved in wound repair and enhancing the formation of granulation tissue.

ATC Classification

Code
Title
Category
D03AX06
Becaplermin
D Dermatologicals → D03 Preparations for treatment of wounds and ulcers → D03A Cicatrizants → D03AX Other cicatrizants

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Countries

United States